IWMI

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IWMIInternational Water Management Institute (Sri Lanka)
IWMIInferior Wall Myocardial Infarction
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A total of 264 patients of inferior wall myocardial infarction were enrolled for the study.
Right ventricular infarction contributes markedly to hemodynamic instability, atrio-ventricular conduction blocks [3], cardiogenic shock [4], pulmonary hypertension and in-hospital mortality [5] in patients with inferior wall myocardial infarction.
Inferior wall myocardial infarction with or without right ventricular involvement-treatment and in hospital course.
This patient who had inferior wall myocardial infarction was morbidly obese, had hypotension with barely palpable femoral pulses.
Patients with acute inferior wall myocardial infarction undergoing primary PCI and patients undergoing PCI within one month of index event (with or without thrombolysis) were included in the study.
Material and Methods: Patients of both genders, who had acute inferior wall myocardial infarction were included in the study.
In hospital outcome of acute inferior wall myocardial infarction with or without right ventricular infarction.
The diagnosis of acute inferior wall myocardial infarction was made as typical history of chest pain, ST segment elevation in leads II, III and avF and by development of pathological Q waves in the above mentioned leads.
Objective: To evaluate the frequency of high degree AV block in acute inferior wall myocardial infarction and to compare in hospital clinical outcomes in patients with inferior wall MI with and without AV Block.
On ECG, 46 patients (67.64%) had anterior wall myocardial infarction, 22 patients had inferior wall myocardial infarction (32.35%) and ST-elevation myocardial infarction was found in 69.2% of patients.
Hence hypotension is an important physical finding in inferior wall myocardial infarction patients.